Latest Visalia Stories

2010-10-11 08:00:00

OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Arcadian Community Care, a subsidiary of Arcadian Health, has just announced the debut of a new office location in Visalia, CA at the South Side Plaza located at 3338 S. Mooney Blvd. The office location will give representatives the opportunity to have an even stronger presence in the community. They will be available to answer questions, provide insight into Medicare Advantage, and help guide people in making important decisions about their health...

2010-06-11 06:45:00

VISALIA, Calif., June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Sue A. Davis has been overweight since the fourth grade. She has cheated on every diet she's been on, and she has tried them all. She still thinks they're valid - they're just missing a vital component. "You can have the best-laid diet plan in the world. But if you're not prepared to handle the feelings of discouragement, jealousy, dissatisfaction and all the other negative emotions we all experience, you may not be able to overcome these...

2009-06-01 11:41:00

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- FleetPride, Inc., the nation's largest independent aftermarket distributor of heavy-duty truck and trailer parts, announced the opening of its new 110,000 square foot regional distribution center in Visalia, California today. Located at 7107 West Sunnyview Avenue, this regional distribution center will service the heavy-duty transportation market in the western U.S. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080317/LAM084LOGO) Visalia's...

2008-09-16 07:00:00

FRESNO, Calif. - Stan Carrizosa woke up Tuesday morning to a glitzy new world as a celebrity. The 17-year-old student was greeted at his school, El Diamante High in Visalia, Calif., with a big sign with just one word: "Congratulations!" Then, he went to his first class, chamber choir, where the marker board had three words: "We love you!" That's what happened after Stan won the ABC reality show "High School Musical: Get in the Picture" on last week. "It was crazy" at school, he says. "I was...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.